Falmouth Number One for the Creative Industries

Number One University for Creative Industries

Falmouth Number One for the Creative Industries

Falmouth has retained its place as the UK's Number One Arts University for the third year running in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.

Join today and become part of a UK top 20 university for teaching quality. Now at an impressive 17th place, we've climbed four places to 52nd in the overall ranking.

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Wyl Menmuir Public Lecture: Fiction and the Search for Truth

Acclaimed novelist Wyl Menmuir is Falmouth University's latest Writer in Residence. 

In this public lecture Wyl will be considering what fiction offers the reader in terms of narrative truths, as well as touching on the current debates about truth versus alternative facts in the media. Following the lecture, there will be an informal drinks reception and book signing.

Wyl is a novelist and editor based in Cornwall. His bestselling debut novel, The Many (Salt Publishing) was long-listed for the 2016 Man Booker Prize. 

Date

Wednesday 1 March 2017 18.00 to 19.00
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Funding for Cornwall Applicants

We are offering yearly bursaries of over £5,000 to applicants who live in Cornwall - a bigger cash bursary than any other university in the south west.

If you are eligible for our Cornwall Award and Materials Award, you will be awarded up to £5,100 to help towards equipment, internships and the funding of end-of-year shows.

The Cornwall Award is available to UK students who have a Cornish address at the point of application for courses starting in September 2017. To qualify applicants need to fall under at least one of the following:

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Feature Brings Hollywood to Falmouth

Principal photography has just been completed on a new British comedy - Songbird - the fourth original feature from writer/director Jamie Adams (Black Mountain Poets, Benny & Jolene).

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